• President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Games Journalism, Big Words and Talking Clearly. on the General Discussion board

    @oldguy said: @kewlsnake said: @oldguy said: Dictionary. It's useful. You learn things. Less brain rot (no, really).Also, for all of you common word people, there's this: Thing Explainer: Complicated ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic An Estival ST Festival: Knightmare. on the Knightmare board

    This is awesome. I love seeing really old obscure games like this. My first encounter with Knightmare was via The Spoony One's video from way back in 2008. It sorta seems like a cross between Tolkien ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Unprofessional Fridays: 05/29/2015.

    Good on whoever that was for educating the GB crew in the art of the caipirinha.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic So, it turns out Louis C.K. is very likely a sexual assailant.. on the Off-Topic board

    You know, I really despise reporting like this. Even if what was said seems like it could implicate someone, if you aren't sure you shouldn't publish an article essentially calling him a sexual predat...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Quick Look: Verdun.

    @endaround: One of the most criminally overlooked British TV shows in the US. I could count on one hand the number of people I've met that know anything about Blackadder.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Say Hello to Austin Walker, Giant Bomb's New News Editor.

    Maaaaan hearing someone drop a Foucault reference brings shivers to my History major spine, good on you Austin.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Wiedźmin? I hardly know him!. on the The Witcher board

    I've read all the currently available books that have been officially translated (The Last Wish, Blood of Elves, Time of Contempt, Baptism of Fire) and they're all definitely worth your time, fantasti...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Quick Look: Regency Solitaire.

    Pride and Prejudice with Solitaire

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 05/19/2015 (Premium).

    I'm going to listen to this Bombcast whilst walking around my neighborhood drunk and nude

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Heroes of the Storm Beta Keys. on the Heroes of the Storm board

    I've got three NA Keys:G27PFX-KGPR-TBNV8F-GCE4-DFC8BFETMBBB-ZMMG-EMKZ6N-2G7K-HW9REV7N9R46-NVW8-49J2H2-M9BJ-FGF6JP

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic HotS ID exchange, let's play!. on the Heroes of the Storm board

    PrzBarackbar#1993 NA West CoastAlways looking for new people to play with!

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Steam Adds Support for Paid Mods. on the Steam Workshop board

    @venekor said:This does piss me off though in the way that in the old days you paid for the game and that was it. Map packs were free, mods were free, SDKs were a given and all you bought extra was a ...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message on the post Quick Look: Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China.

    @gaff said:Also, that new voice actor for Ezio is absolutely jarring!That old dude was supposed to be Ezio? Oh man they didn't even try, he sounds like an old Frenchman.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Steam Adds Support for Paid Mods. on the Steam Workshop board

    @malestrom said:I really have no problems with people charging for mods. I can see some issues of support and pricing, but over all I am happy with mod makers having the option to charge for their con...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Steam Adds Support for Paid Mods. on the Steam Workshop board

    @koolaid said: It's days like these that really depress the hell outta me. You see comment after comment, tweet after tweet of folks laughing at the idea of paying for mods. Of calling modders who ch...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Chinese characters in video games. on the General Discussion board

    I believe Xianghua from Soul Calibur and Xiaoyu from Tekken are Chinese.

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic The "Pre-Order Bonus Just Broke My Game Experience" Thread. on the General Discussion board

    @theguy said: @majortoms: I'm playing the witcher 2 at the moment pretty far in and I'm still wearing these gloves I got as a bonus. I really enjoy having to swap out equipment :/Ugh the absolute wor...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Are Dota players insane?. on the Dota 2 board

    @fredddi43 said:I am a Dota player, and yes, Dota players are insane. For reference, some years ago there was a Lederhosen & cowboy hat set for sale for a hero ingame, it got removed for lore reas...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Study shows games do not cause sexists stereotyping. on the General Discussion board

    @jadegl: I'm glad to see that there are actually people out there who have decided not to just flat out accuse the creators of those games of sexism or misogyny. I can totally understand wanting more...

  • President_Barackbar posted a message in the forum topic Pillars of Eternity keys giveaway CLOSED/ENDED/OVER. on the Pillars of Eternity board

    Sure why not